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Update to Masking Guidelines for Health Care Workers
Marion Dowling and Corinne Roswell, COVID-19 Joint Response Team Co-Leads
July 8, 2020
Extended Mask Use Guidelines

Testing Guidelines With Atlantic Travel Bubble
Dr. Heather Morrison, CPHO, Dr. Greg German, Medical Microbiologist
July 3, 2020
Health Care Worker Reference Table
Atlantic Bubble Travel Questions for Health Care Workers

UPDATE: Response to Additional Cases of COVID-19 on PEI
Denise Lewis Fleming, CEO; Marion Dowling, JRT Co-Lead and Chief Nursing Officer
July 4, 2020

Call for Physicians to Take Part in Unaffiliated Virtual Care Clinic
Dr. Kiley O’Neill and Christina Phillips, Unaffiliated Virtual Care Co-Leads
July 3, 2020

Services Currently Available Across PEI
Jamie MacDonald, Chair, Services Reinstatement Team
June 30, 2020
Medical Services Reinstatement Chart

UPDATED: Virtual Care Billing Codes & Master Agreement Implementation
Dr. Andre Celliers, Executive Director Medical Affairs
June 29, 2020

Changes to Testing Technique and Updated Testing Guidance for COVID-19
Dr. Heather Morrison, CPHO and Dr. Greg German, Medical Microbiologist
June 22, 2020

Virtual Walk-in Clinics for Unaffiliated Patients
Dr. Kiley O’Neill and Christina Phillips, Project Co-Leads, Unaffiliated Patients Virtual Care
June 22, 2020

Reinstatement of Some Primary Care Services
Kelley Rayner, Director of Primary Care & Chronic Disease
June 17, 2020
Guidance on Primary Care Services Reinstated
Script for Screening Patients Prior to Coming into Practice
Algorithm to assess required Personal Protective Gear

Base Financial Support Feedback
Dr. Andre Celliers, Executive Director Medical Affairs
June 13, 2020

Services Reinstatement at Health PEI
Jamie MacDonald, Services Reinstatement Team Chair
June 11, 2020
Services Reinstatement Template

Covid-19 Outpatient Office Guidance
Department of Health and Wellness, Chief Public Health Office
May 21, 2020

Base Financial Support Update
Mark Kickham, Manager Medicare
June 11, 2020

Moving to system response Level 2: Enhanced Monitoring and Planning
Marion Dowling, JRT Co-Lead
May 1, 2020

Renew PEI: A Phased Approach
Government of PEI
April 28, 2020

Virtual Care Platform Expansion
Tanya Tynski, COVID-19 Joint Response Team Planning Section Chief
April 28, 2020

New information line added for mental health & addictions
Health PEI
April 20, 2020

College updates Telemedicine Guidelines
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island
April 16, 2020

Guidance on Dental Emergencies
Dr. Mike Connolly, President, Dental Association of PEI
April 16, 2020

UPDATED: Temporary Billing Instructions for Care During COVID-19 Pandemic
Dr. André Celliers, Executive Director Medical Affairs
April 16, 2020

New process launched for managing PPE inventory and distribution
Mark Spidel, Deputy Minister, Health and Wellness
April 14, 2020
Request for Assistance Form PPE
PPE and Supplies Inventory Update

New video conferencing platform, Zoom for Healthcare, now available for physician
Health PEI
April 9, 2020

New rapid testing form for outpatients  (Memo)  (Form)
Dr. Greg German Division Head of Microbiology Services, Brian Timmons, Director Provincial Laboratory Services
April 9, 2020

Health PEI has developed a physician deployment strategy; to deploy physicians to areas where system is in most need.
Dr. André Celliers MB Ch B CCFP, Executive Director Medical Affairs
Updated: April 8, 2020

Saving and repurposing of N95 masks / PPE conservation
COVID-19 Joint Response Team
April 5, 2020

Health PEI has developed a physician deployment strategy; to deploy physicians to areas where system is in most need.
Dr. André Celliers MB Ch B CCFP, Executive Director Medical Affairs
Original Post: April 3, 2020

Provincial Palliative Program provides guidance on palliative care during COVID-19
Provincial Palliative Care Physicians
April 3, 2020

Health Care Workers FAQ
Health PEI
Updated April 3, 2020

New guidance for referring geriatric patients, prenatal and newborn care. 
Kelley Rayner, Operations Branch Director, COVID-19 Joint Response Team
April 1, 2020

New psychiatric urgent care clinics at Hillsborough Hospital site and Prince County Hospital.
Dr Heather Keizer, Chief, MH&A, Health PEI, Verna Ryan, CAO, MH&A, Health PEI
April 1, 2020

Health PEI expands virtual billing codes and adds new fee codes for  COVID assessment
Health PEI
March 31, 2020

Joint Response Team re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Dr. Heather Morrison, Chief Public Health Officer, Marion Dowling, Executive Director and Chief Nursing Officer
March 31, 2020

Pharmacists Scope of Practice Amendments
Mark Spidel, Deputy Minister
March 31, 2020

Access to COVID-19 testing for Health Care Workers
Denise Lewis Fleming, CEO Health PEI
March 31, 2020

On-Island Testing for COVID-19
Dr. Greg German Division Head of Microbiology Services, Brian Timmons, Director Provincial Laboratory Services
March 30, 2020

Judicious use of hydroxychloroquine during the COVID-19 pandemic
PD&T Antimicrobial Stewardship Subcommittee
March 30, 2020

Cough and Fever Clinic
Kelly Rayner, Primary Care and Chronic Disease
March 28, 2020

Income Stability for Fee-for-Service Physicians
Email tamzin@mspei.org for program details
March 26, 2020

Specialty Coverage Inventory
Building a database of physicians offering services outside of the usual scope of practice.
Dr. Andre Celliers, Tanya Tynski, COVID 19 Joint Response Team
March 24, 2020

Health Care Workers FAQ’s
Answers to common questions, generally directed to salaried physicians.
Health PEI
March 23, 2020

COVID 19 Planning Regarding Community Services by Physicians/NP’s
Early plans to set up respiratory assessment clinics.
Dr. Andre Celliers, Tanya Tynski, COVID 19 Joint Response Team
March 21, 2020

Health care workers’ requirements under COVID-19 domestic travel restrictions
Health-care workers are exempt from domestic travel rules to self-isolate.
Dr. Heather Morrison, Marion Dowling, Tanya Tynski, COVID 19 Joint Response Team
March 21, 2020

Diagnostic Imaging Services
Diagnostic imaging services move to essential care only.
Gailyne MacPherson, Director of Diagnostic Imaging
March 20, 2020

Temporary Billing Instructions for Care During COVID-19 Pandemic
Fee codes opened up to allow for telephone patient care.
Dr. Andre Celliers, Executive Director of Medical Affairs
March 16, 2020

Advice for Physicians During COVID-19 Pandemic
General advice on how to set-up an office and advise patients during COVID-19.
Dr. Heather Morrison, Chief Public Health Officer
March 16, 2020

First Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Case in PEI
First COVID case in PEI and links to clinical resources.
Dr. Heather Morrison, Chief Public Health Officer & Marion Dowling, Executive Director and Chief Nursing Officer
March 14, 2020